Michigan

Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order that temporarily bans evictions ends Wednesday at midnight. Since March, landlords have not been able to evict tenants who don’t pay their rent, but...
Several nonprofit organizations and law firms are offering an array of free legal services, from estate planning to business reopening guidance, for those in need. Ashley Lowe, chief executive...
Making sure the rent is paid amid the pandemic is something easier said than done for many people. Karen Tjapkes, Director of Litigation for Legal Aid of Western Michigan, discusses options available...
Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s executive order halting evictions for nonpayment of rent is intended to protect people for whom the pandemic has made it nearly impossible to make ends meet. However...
Is there a silver lining to courts being closed to the public due to COVID-19? “This crisis might not have been the disruption we wanted, but it’s the disruption we needed,” Michigan Supreme Court...
Competitive grant funds for the provision of civil legal aid to eligible low-income people in southeastern Michigan is available. We intend to award grants in January 2016.
There are many HotDocs and A2J document assembly projects that have been funded by TIG that have replication potential. Listed below is a brief synopsis of a couple of those projects. TIG 14009 –...